Senior Internal Auditor

United Kingdom
50000.00 - 70000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000 - GBP70000/annum 1st Class Benefits
05 May 2017
02 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an experienced internal audit professional seeking a new opportunity and interested in working for one of the UK's most prestigious financial services companies?

Have previous experience within the financial services sector (ideally specifically within the life assurance sector) as well as the technical audit areas of IT, change and risk based auditing?

Do you live within commutable distance of Hove seeking a role within a FTSE Top 100 Company where there is an unrivalled work environment, career challenges as well as an unbeatable remuneration/benefits package on offer?

Our client is one of the UK's leading organisations with an excellent reputation and a brand leader in the financial services industry. They are currently looking to recruit a Senior Audit Manager within their IT & Change operations. The Senior Auditor role can be based at either their Hove or London office locations.

With a vision to be a recognised leading edge global audit team applicants will be required to execute a programme of Internal Audit work and ensure the objectives of all assignments are achieved and that all audit work complies with audit methodology and quality standards. You will be part of a highly professional and motivated team committed to fulfilling its role in supporting the Group Audit Committee and Executive Management in the protection of assets reputation and sustainability of this highly prestigious organisation. A summary of the key areas of responsibility are summarised below:-

Deliver audit assignments, reviews and other specialised assignments across the Group.

Play a key role in delivering high quality audit work that will enable business management to reach informed decisions on identified control weaknesses, and to agree commercially viable actions to mitigate risks.

Execute technical audits escalating issues of concern early such that any replanning can be achieved without significant disruption to the objectives of the audit.

IT & Change auditing ; adhere to the audit plan, focuses and logistics of designated audit assignments; help identify potential threats to the achievement of the assignment, and presents practical and achievable options to risk mitigation.

Provide audit conclusions and focused audit opinions that positively influence executive stakeholders to embed risk management and internal control practices and to improve the overall strength of the control framework.

Delivers clear and comprehensive reports, understandable by all levels of management that may be relied upon in the face of legal or regulatory challenges or disputes.

Report to key stakeholders submitting high quality conclusions of audit work and progress.

If you have previous experience in conducting audit work in compliance with quality standards ideally within the financial services sector and specifically in the technical areas of risk, change management, IT and security then our client would be extremely pleased to hear from you. You are likely to hold a professional qualification (ACA, ACCA or CIIA) and seeking a role where you can genuinely progress and enjoy the benefits of a superb working environment and salary/benefits package.

If you are interested in being considered for this high profile role then please forward your CV now for further information